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Centrica and DONG Energy scrap Celtic Array offshore wind farm in Irish Sea Zone
31 July, 2014
Centrica and DONG Energy have scrapped the Celtic Array offshore wind farm planned for the Irish...
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TÜV SÜD completes 600MW Gemini offshore wind farm certification
Thursday, July 31, 2014 TÜV SÜD has completed certification of the 600MW Gemini wind farm located in the North Sea off the coast of the...

UK to invest £17bn to upgrade and maintain local electricity network
Thursday, July 31, 2014 The UK Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) has proposed new price control settlements for five of six electricity network operators, aimed to spur investment in network upgrades and...

Alstom to supply equipment and maintenance package for Monterrey III power plant
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Alstom has received contracts to supply a power island (KA24) for Iberdrola’s Monterrey III combined-cycle power plant in Pesqueria, Nuevo Leon,...

Israel destroys Gaza Strip's only power plant
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Israel has destroyed the fuel depot of the Gaza Strip's only power plant, escalating its military campaign against the militant...

Iberdrola begins turbine installation at 202MW Baffin wind farm in US
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Spanish energy firm Iberdrola has begun installation of turbines at the 202MW Baffin wind farm in the state of Texas,...

Siemens to supply turbines for Netherlands’ largest near shore wind farm
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Siemens Energy has secured a contract to supply wind turbines for the Westermeerwind project in the...

GE Energy invests in three wind farms in India
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 GE Energy Financial Services has invested equity in three wind projects which are under construction by Atria Power in India, as part of its aims to invest at least $1bn annually in...

Reliance CleanGen signs MoU to acquire Jaiprakash's hydropower business
Monday, July 28, 2014 Reliance CleanGen, a 100% subsidiary of Reliance Power, has signed an exclusive memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the purchase of entire hydro power portfolio of the Jaiprakash Power...

UK Government launches new nuclear waste disposal plan
Monday, July 28, 2014 The UK Government has launched a new long-term plan to permanently dispose of the radioactive waste in the...

Dalkia to build 40MW biomass power plant in Canada
Monday, July 28, 2014 Dalkia, together with Fengate Capital Management, will build a 40MW biomass power plant in...

Taqa pulls out of $1.6bn deal to acquire two Indian hydropower plants
Friday, July 25, 2014 United Arab Emirates-based Abu Dhabi National Energy (Taqa) has reportedly withdrawn from a $1.6bn agreement to acquire two hydropower plants from India's Jaiprakash Power Ventures, a part of...

SNC-Lavalin wins contract for Jimmie Creek hydro project
Friday, July 25, 2014 Plutonic Upper Toba Holdings, a subsidiary of Alterra Power, has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract to SNC-Lavalin for the Jimmie Creek hydro project...

UK to award £200m in first renewable energy auction
Friday, July 25, 2014 The UK Government will award more than £200m annually for renewable energy projects as part of its first auction of contracts in building low-carbon electricity...

B&W Vølund wins $80m contract to build 280MW biomass power plant in Denmark
Thursday, July 24, 2014 Babcock & Wilcox Vølund (B&W Vølund), a subsidiary of Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc. (B&W PGG), has won a contract to build a biomass boiler system for the Skærbækværket power...

Europe's installed wind capacity will increase 64% by 2020, says EWEA report
Thursday, July 24, 2014 The European Union’s (EU) installed wind capacity will increase 64% by 2020 when compared to 2013 levels, according to a new report by the European Wind Energy Association...

MHPS, HCH to jointly supply H-25 gas turbine for thermal power plant in China
Thursday, July 24, 2014 Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) and Hitachi (China) (HCH), a unit of Hitachi, have jointly received a contract to supply a gas turbine for Ningbo Kefeng thermal power (NKTP)....

Nordex wins wind turbine contracts for 64.2MW in Turkey
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Nordex has secured three contracts totaling 64.2MW to install its N117/2400 and the N117/3000 turbines in...

CEFC invests over $900m to improve energy productivity
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) has invested more than $900m in the 2013-14 financial year in projects worth more than $3bn in total...

FGE Power, Starwood partner to build two CCGT facilities in US
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 FGE Power, a Houston-based energy and infrastructure development firm, and its wholly owned subsidiary FGE Texas, have signed an agreement with an affiliate of Starwood Energy Group Global...

Alstom wins €320m contract to supply wind turbines in Brazil
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Alstom has secured a contract from Renova Energia to supply turbines for the Umburanas wind farm complex in Bahia State,...


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